Teach a Man to Fish

By Ellie Ann America is generous. No doubt about it. Our country gives over $58 billion a year in foreign aid. That’s a lotta Benjamins. In fact, most countries in the world, except for Western Europe, Canada, and Australia, receive aid [...]

Michael Douglas By The Tweets

by Jenny Hansen I’m not sure how many of you have heard the bruhaha over Michael Douglas’ interview with the Guardian about his throat cancer two years ago. When the Guardian interviewer expressed that his throat cancer was likely [...]

De tout s’avise a qui pain faut

Alliance Francaise mission is to promote and enhance the knowledge and appreciation of French and Francophone culture, to increase the knowledge and comprehension of the French language. Our mission is to promote and enhance the knowledge [...]

Vivi e lascia vivere

The Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles The IIC was established by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to promote Italian culture in the USA. The IIC building houses an art gallery, a theater for screenings, lectures, conferences, [...]

Growing Support for Peace in the Congo

Growing Support for Peace in the Congo The capture of Goma by the Rwanda-backed M23 militia in November sent shock waves throughout the Congo and the Great Lakes Region of Africa. Due in large part to external pressure, the militia returned [...]